Brighton Festival: Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 May 2018 at the ACCA, University of Sussex
Ed Hughes, conductor
Cesca Eaton, filmmaker
New 30’ score by Ed Hughes with film by Cesca Eaton exploring the Cuckmere River and Cuckmere Haven.
Sold-out performance by the Orchestra of Sound and Light on Saturday 5 May as part of the Brighton Festival 2018. Followed on Sunday 6 May by a performance of Cuckmere: A Portrait by the Orchestra of Sound and Light Quintet and 33 world premieres of new works to Cesca’s film composed and performed by 59 local GCSE and A level music students. The culmination of a 2-year Arts Council funded performance and education project. The five core OSL musicians worked with primary, GCSE and A level students in schools in Brighton, Lewes, Eastbourne, Bexhill and Hastings to create new music to film, performed by the OSL musicians with the students.